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Amanda B. Gallagher

Banking & Finance, Corporate, Bankruptcy, Credit & Debt

Amanda Gallagher graduated in 2004 from James Madison University with a B.A. in English and Philosophy.  She received her J.D. from App... (more)

Brian R. M. Adams

Construction, Immigration, Corporate, Collection

Brian Adams represents clients in a wide range of commercial litigation matters with an emphasis on construction litigation, business disputes an... (more)

Erin M. Landry

Collection, Bankruptcy

Erin Landry is an associate in the bankruptcy, creditors' rights and collections section of the firm. She graduated cum laude from Boston College in 1... (more)

J. Thomas O'Brien

Business Organization, Banking & Finance, Construction, Corporate

For more than 20 years, Tom O'Brien, who serves as head of Spotts Fain's Corporate Transactional Group,  has represented clients in commerci... (more)

John Carroll

Business Organization, International, Corporate, Antitrust

Whether he is in the courtroom, the boardroom or the classroom, John Carroll is developing and implementing creative business and legal strategies wit... (more)

Malcolm M. Christian

Lawsuit & Dispute, Health Care, Wills & Probate, Business Organization

Malcolm M. Christian earned a B.A. from the University of Virginia in 1949 and his LL.B. degree from the University of Virginia in 1952. He continues ... (more)

Neil Edward McCullagh

Corporate, Banking & Finance, Credit & Debt, Bankruptcy

Neil E. McCullagh is Counsel at Spotts Fain.  Prior to joining the firm he was with the Richmond firm of Cantor Arkema, P.C. for almost ten ... (more)

Robert J. Barrett

Patent, Trademark, Intellectual Property

Practice focuses on intellectual property counseling with a particular emphasis on patent and intellectual property litigation.  Mr. Barrett has ... (more)

Brian R. Marron

Securities, Corporate, Business Organization, Banking & Finance

Brian R. Marron joined Spotts Fain in 2006. He practices in the business section of the firm, handling real estate, venture capital, banking and finan... (more)

Brian T. Chase

Real Estate, Government Agencies, Election & Political, Business Organization

Brian T. Chase joined Spotts Fain PC in 2005. He is a member of the firm's Business Section, and his practice focuses on commercial real estate transa... (more)

Christina Marie Revels

Business Organization, Corporate, Health Care, Estate Planning

Christina Marie Revels joined the firm in 2007 as an associate in the business section. Her practice focuses on general corporate and business law as ... (more)

Dana D. McDaniel

Dispute Resolution, Patent, Business Organization, Antitrust

Dana McDaniel is a commercial litigator with extensive experience representing clients in matters involving intellectual property issues, including pa... (more)

Edward Everett Bagnell

Litigation, Intellectual Property, Business Organization, Products Liability

Edward Everett Bagnell, Jr. is an associate in the Litigation Section of the firm.  Eddie's general litigation practice focuses on business torts... (more)

Elliot P. Fitzgerald

Trademark, Labor Law, Employment, Contract

Elliot Fitzgerald joined Spotts Fain's Litigation Section as an associate in 2009.  He focuses his practice in the areas of commercial ... (more)

Henry N. Ware

Construction, Wills & Probate, Business Organization, Products Liability

Harry Ware is a trial attorney with over 25 years' experience in litigation and dispute resolution, practicing across the country in federal and state... (more)

Hugh M. Fain

Construction, Class Action, Labor Law, Business Organization

Hugh M. Fain, III is admitted to practice in Virginia and Texas. His practice emphasizes commercial and business litigation including contract dispute... (more)

James Barbour Olmsted

Corporate, Banking & Finance, Credit & Debt, Bankruptcy

James Olmsted received his B.A. in Environmental Science from the University of Virginia in 2003. He received his J.D. cum laude from the University o... (more)

Jennifer Jo West

Corporate, Bankruptcy, Bankruptcy & Debt

Jen focuses her practice on creditors' rights, commercial litigation, insolvency and bankruptcy. In her practice, she represents primarily banks and o... (more)

M. F. Mullins

Business Organization, Products Liability, Litigation, Intellectual Property

Following graduation from law school, Connell Mullins served as law clerk to the Honorable M. Langhorne Keith of the Fairfax County Circuit Court. He ... (more)

Matthew Yanovitch

Wills & Probate, Elder Law, Health Care, Estate Planning

Matt Yanovitch joined Spotts Fain in 2008 as an associate practicing in the business section of the firm. He was admitted to practice in Virginia... (more)

Meade A. Spotts

Real Estate, Election & Political, Environmental Law, Business Organization

Meade A. Spotts is President of Spotts Fain PC, a Virginia law firm focused on advising, counseling and representing businesses in transactional and l... (more)

Michael James Rothermel

Land Use & Zoning, Real Estate, Corporate, Administrative Law

Michael J. Rothermel was admitted to practice in Virginia in 1999. He served as a judicial clerk to the Circuit Court in Henrico County, Virginia from... (more)

Patricia Bugg Turner

Litigation, Lawsuit & Dispute, Products Liability, Asbestos & Mesothelioma

Patricia Bugg "P.J." Turner joined Spotts Fain's litigation section in 2008.  Her practice focuses in products liability defense, toxic tort... (more)

Robert H. Chappell

Agriculture, Corporate, Business Organization, Banking & Finance

Mr. Chappell's practice is focused in the areas of bankruptcy, foreclosure and collections. From 1990 to 1991, he served as a law clerk to the Honorab... (more)

Stephen G. Reardon

Real Estate, Wills & Probate, Estate Planning, Corporate

Steve Reardon focuses his practice on health care, general corporate and business law, estate planning, wills, trusts and real estate law. He was appo... (more)

Timothy G. Moore

Real Estate, Estate Planning, Family Law, Corporate

Timothy G. Moore focuses his practice on Creditors' Rights and Workouts, Detinue Actions, Repossessions, Commercial Litigation and Business Litigation... (more)

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411 East Franklin Street,Suite 600
Richmond, VA 23219
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